How exciting to have together in one volume the work of so many fine Alabama poets! When I was growing up in Alabama, trying to be a writer in what was still considered Mencken’s Sahara of the Bozart, it would have meant a great deal—as both a comfort and a prod—if such an anthology had been available."-Andrew Hudgins
ISBN: 0-942979-07-9, paper, $10.95
Ralph Hammond served during World War II as a correspondent, following D-Day through Europe. He is past president The Alabama State Poetry Society, The Alabama Writers’ Conclave, and more recently The National Federation of State Poetry Societies. He attended the University of Alabama before becoming state press secretary.